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Guinness World Records recognizes 112-year-old Japanese as world’s oldest man

NAGOYA, Japan — The secret to a long, happy life? Yasutaro Koide, a 112-year-old living in the central Japanese city of Nagoya who was officially recognized by Guinness World Records on Friday as the world’s oldest man, says to “not overdo.”

Koide was born on March 13, 1903, and worked as a tailor. He became the oldest man with the death of Sakari Momoi of Tokyo in July at age 112.

Hungry grizzly shot while invading home of experienced hunter in Kimberley, B.C.

KIMBERLEY, B.C. — The first hint that there might be some trouble in the Traverse family home in Kimberley, B.C., early Sunday morning came from the dog’s frantic barking.

When Niki Traverse opened her bedroom door, the pooch raced under the bed.

“Mark, he was like, ‘Don’t let the dog out. There’s coyotes, there’s bears,”’ she recalled her husband saying.

Holy smokes: Police say woman tried to smuggle marijuana cigarettes into jail inside Bible

UNION, S.C. — Authorities say a woman who tried to smuggle marijuana into a South Carolina jail inside a Bible has been arrested.

An arrest report obtained by multiple media outlets says 24-year-old Monkia Ryans hid three marijuana cigarettes inside the Bible and dropped the book off at the Union County Jail on Friday afternoon.